The United Nations defines violence against women as any act of gender-based violence that results in, or is likely to result in, physical, sexual or mental harm or suffering to women, including threats of such acts, coercion or arbitrary deprivation of liberty, whether occurring in public or in private life.
Persons depicted are models and are used for illustrative purposes only.
Copyright 2010-2015 Asian Pacific Institute on Gender-Based Violence.
All Rights Reserved. Web design & development by Dayspring Technologies, Inc.